- 40.171(a) states that the employee’s request may be verbal or in writing. Therefore, the MRO must accept a verbal request.
- The MRO may ask the employee for written documentation, but must immediately honor the verbal request.
- An MRO should always document whether or not an employee requested to have the split tested.
- The MRO must document the date and time of the employee’s request.
DOT Part 40 Questions and Answers 1/2002